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Old 12th October, 2008, 04:05 PM
ccperf721p ccperf721p is offline
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I'd go with the Q6600. Larger cache, higher clock speed and with the 9X multiplier overclocking would be much easier on the P5N.

Most of the games I play these days seem to like clock speeds of 3.0 or better when cranking up the graphics, not something that would be easy with the Q8200.
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